Mar 15,2010

Great American Group®* Contracted to Manage Auction of Excess Assets of Maui Pineapple Company

WOODLAND HILLS, CA, Mar 15, 2010 (MARKETWIRE via COMTEX News Network) -- Great American Group, Inc. (OTCBB: GAMR), a leading provider of asset disposition, valuation and appraisal services, announced they have been contracted to auction excess assets no longer required for the ongoing needs of Maui Pineapple Company.

The auction will take place on Tuesday, March 23rd, starting at 10:00 a.m. HT (Hawaii Time). Live simultaneous bidding will occur onsite and online. The sale will offer assets and equipment from three separate facilities and will include Processing & Cannery Equipment, Construction/Agriculture/Harvesting Machinery, Power Plant Generators, Trucks & Trailers, Facility Equipment, Machine Shop, Distribution and Warehouse Equipment, and much more! For detailed descriptions of all items available visit www.greatamerican.com or call 1-800-45GREAT.

"Great American Group is very excited about conducting an auction on behalf of Maui Pineapple Company in Maui, HI. The March 23rd auction offers a great mix of surplus assets and equipment to the Company's On-Going Needs/Operations and will include a state-of-the-art Fresh Fruit Packaging and Palletizing Line that was purchased new in 2007 for almost $20 Million. This fruit line along with the quantity of trucks, agricultural, construction, farming and harvesting equipment that will be offered at the auction should generate interest from around the globe," said Mark Weitz, President - Wholesale & Industrial Services for Great American Group.

About Great American Group(R)

Great American Group, Inc. is a leading provider of asset disposition solutions and valuation and appraisal services to a wide range of retail, wholesale and industrial clients, as well as lenders, capital providers, private equity investors and professional service firms. Great American Group has offices in Atlanta, Boston, Chicago, Dallas, London, Los Angeles, New York and San Francisco.

*Great American Group and the Eagle Design are trademarks registered in the US Patent and Trademark Office and are exclusive property of Great American Group, Inc.

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